officially Definition

  • 1in a formal and public way
  • 2in a way that is recognized or approved by an authority or organization
  • 3in a way that is authorized or confirmed

Using officially: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "officially" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The new policy was officially announced yesterday.

  • Example

    The company officially launched its new product line.

  • Example

    The president officially declared a state of emergency.

officially Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for officially


Summary: officially in Brief

The adverb 'officially' [əˈfɪʃəli] refers to something being done in a formal, public, and authorized manner. It is often used to describe announcements, declarations, or launches that are recognized or approved by an authority or organization.

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